Some linkies for you on your boring Sunday afternoon of gluttony and television! It’s a holiday weekend so we probably won’t be doing much on these interets for a couple days. So enjoy it, folks, and eat lots and lots so we may live vicariously through you.
Mitch McConnell says Palin is a good pick and the rest of the country giggles. Check the last paragraph with quotes from some racist kid. [WFIE]
More on the firing/forced resignation of Gilbert Newman from the Transportation Cabinet. This isn’t looking too pretty for the KYTC. [State Journal]
In an editorial the Herald-Leader says there has been no progress but partisan gridlock since the 2006 crash of Comair Flight 5191 in Lexington. [H-L]
You’re in Kentucky, right? So you’re familiar with the daily discovery of a meth lab in your neighborhood. If you’re a regular viewer of the A&E program Intervention, you’ll appreciate this screwed up video of Kristin Chenoweth playing an interventionist for a meth head. It’s kimd of hilarious. [YouTube]
Kentucky will be caring for potentially 4,000 thousand Hurricane Gustav evacuees. Steve Beshear and Jerry Abramson are turning it into a photo op, of course, and will “visit” hurricane evacuees shortly after 1:00 P.M. today. Yes, the Governor & Mayor had the gall to send out a media advisory about it. [C-J]
Check out the Republican reaction to Alaska Governor Sarah Palin. Beautiful rainbows indeed. [Barefoot & Progressive]